British Airways A319 at London on Jan 15th 2018, brakes problem

Last Update: January 16, 2018 / 22:18:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-1468

Aircraft Registration
G-EUPH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A British Airways Airbus A319-100, registration G-EUPH performing flight BA-1468 from London Heathrow,EN to Inverness,SC (UK), was climbing out of Heathrow's runway 27R when the crew received indication of a problem with a brakes and steering control unit, that became unresponsive. The crew continued the flight initially, at FL380 about 15nm northeast of Liverpool,EN (UK) the crew decided in consultation with maintenance and dispatch to return to Heathrow. The aircraft landed safely back in Heathrow about 75 minutes after departure.

A replacement A319-100 registration G-EUOE reached Inverness with a delay of about 3 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-1468

Aircraft Registration
G-EUPH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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